Archived News from The De Costa Academy

(Current news...)

October 2016 // Turandot

The Academy is proud that tenor Benjamin Pieper will be singing the role of Calaf in York Opera's production of Puccini's opera Turandot. Ben previously sang the role for Windsor & Eton Opera in 2012.

Also in the production is Lee Patterson who is singing the Mandarin, a role his father, Michael De Costa, sang for York Opera in 1986!

September 2016 // Scott Goncalves

Michael and all at the Academy wish Scott Goncalves all the best as he heads off to Guildford School of Acting to study for a BA (Hons) in Musical Theatre.

February 2016 // Mrs Sunderland festival

Baritone James Gaughan has added to his haul of Music Festival trophy successes having won The Rosebowl at the prestigious Mrs Sunderland festival in Huddersfield.

Huge congratulations to James and best wishes for many future successes to come.

James Gaughan wins the Rosebowl at the Mrs Sunderland festival

Recent newsOlder news

michael de costa singing tutor york

Marygate Tower, Marygate, York
North Yorkshire, YO30 7BH

01904 610 341